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Running Club

Running Club provides a fun way to teach kids to keep moving in a positive atmosphere. It is held every Tuesday and Thursday during lunch recess on the playground. 

Lunch Recess Times 2018/2019:
Grade K/1-10:45-11:05
Grade 2/3-11:10-11:30
Grade 4/5-11:35-11:55
EVERY student is enrolled! Just show up and run or walk. Students’ miles are tracked for the year with an app. Every 5 miles, students earn prizes.

Parents/Guardians are encouraged to come run with their child at recess!  Please sign in at the front office.

Volunteers Needed!  Come Coach our kids with us, we need your help!

Important Dates

  • Tuesday Sept. 18th: First Day of Running Club
  • Tuesday Oct. 2nd: Come Run With Me. Students invite their parent/guardian/neighbor to run with them.
  • Tuesday Oct. 30th: Pumpkin Run. Come run and earn a pumpkin token.
  • Tuesday Dec. 18th: Winter Run. Come run and earn a snowflake token.
  • Tuesday Feb.12th: Mile Day-Run a mile and earn a token.
  • April 22nd-April 26th: Lafayette Leaping Leopard Mileage Challenge. Run the most miles in a week by grade and earn a prize.
  • Thursday May 30th: End of the Season Fun Run. Come run a half-mile course on the playground to celebrate the end of Running Club

Lafayette Elementary Running Club is brought to you by Action for Healthy Kids grant.  We also participate in Athletes for Hope & Fuel Up to Play 60 programs.

For more information on our running club please contact Aimee Corr, Lafayette PTA Health & Fitness Chair.

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